Michigan State Rumors & News

  • Michigan State football earns commitment from Ohio linebacker Chase Kline

    Detroit Free Press "Michigan State landed its 14th commit for the 2018 recruiting class today when Ohio linebacker Chase Kline picked the Spartans. Kline, a 6-foot-3, 222-pound four-star prospect from Chardon, Ohio, is rated as the No. 12 player in Ohio by Riv. He took a two-day visit to MSU last week. Kline..." July 25

  • MSU gets commitment from 3-star Ohio LB Jeslord Boateng

    Detroit News "Dublin (Coffmann High), Ohio linebacker Jeslord Boateng announced via social media that he has committed to Michigan State. The 6-foot-3, 200-pound prospect is ranked 43rd in the nation and fifth in Ohio at his position by Scout.com. Louisville, Pittsburgh, Iowa, Iowa State, Syracuse, Indiana..." June 13

  • Frustrated Cassius Peat: Michigan State told me not to return for 2017

    Detroit Free Press "Cassius Peat’s road back to East Lansing has been blocked. Peat told the Free Press this afternoon that he was told by coaches Wednesday that he should not come back to Michigan State. “Morally, I didn’t think it was right,” Peat said. “Four days before I was supposed to report, they just..." June 11

  • MSU's Donnie Corley, Josh King, Demetric Vance Charged with Sexual Assault

    Bleacher Report "Michigan State football players Donnie Corley, Josh King and Demetric Vance were each charged with third-degree criminal sexual conduct Tuesday. According to Kyle Austin of MLive.com, "the charges stem from an alleged Jan. 16 incident in an on-campus apartment." Warrants have been issued for..." June 06

  • Cornerback/receiver Kaleel Gaines leaving Michigan State football

    Detroit Free Press "Kaleel Gaines is leaving the Michigan State football program, a school spokesman confirmed to the Free Press. The third-year sophomore plans to enroll at Arizona Western Junior College per @JuCoFootballACE, a Twitter user based in Gaines’ home state of Florida that tracks junior college..." June 03

  • Keith Mumphery expelled in 2016 for MSU sexual misconduct violation

    Detroit Free Press "Former Michigan State football player Keith Mumphery was expelled last year from his graduate studies program and banned from campus for violating the university's relationship violence and sexual misconduct policy, according to MSU Police documents obtained via the Freedom of Information Act by..." May 31

  • MSU sues ESPN over sex assault investigation records

    USA Today "Michigan State University is suing ESPN over a public records request involving police reports relating to ongoing sexual assault investigations. MSU argues in a court filing that it has been put in an "impossible position" because Ingham County Prosecutor Carol Siemon's office asked the..." May 03

  • Police: Dismissed Michigan State player sexually assaulted woman while girlfriend waited in car

    College Football Talk "It made perfect sense why Mark Dantonio dismissed Auston Robertson from his Michigan State football team on Friday. Now it really makes sense. Friday, reports surfaced that Robertson was facing a charge of third-degree criminal sexual conduct, a felony, stemming from an April 9 incident. At..." April 23

  • Michigan State DL Auston Robertson charged with sexual misconduct

    Detroit Free Press "Michigan State football player Auston Robertson is facing a sexual assault charge after police said he raped a woman in her apartment. Robertson had walked the woman to her apartment sometime after 11 p.m. on April 8 to make sure she got there safely, and then once they were inside the..." April 21

  • MSU football player Auston Robertson charged with criminal sexual conduct

    Michigan Live "Michigan State defensive lineman Auston Robertson faces a third-degree criminal sexual conduct charge stemming from an April 9 incident in Meridian Township. The charge was issued on Friday in 55th district court, according to a statement from the Ingham County Prosecutor's office. Third degree..." April 21

  • Mark Dantonio 'extremely concerned' over sexual assault claims against Spartans players

    ESPN "Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio held a news conference Tuesday morning to "step out into the light" before his team's spring game this weekend, but he declined to discuss any specific information about the ongoing sexual assault investigation involving the program. Dantonio said sexual..." March 28

  • Michigan State LB Jon Reschke to transfer after making 'insensitive' comment

    Michigan Live "Michigan State linebacker Jon Reschke is transferring from Michigan State after making what he called "an insensitive and totally regrettable comment" involving a former teammate. Reschke released a statement to the media on Friday night in which he says he and the program mutually decided that..." February 25

  • Michigan State police submits requests for arrest warrants in sexual assault investigation

    ESPN "The Michigan State University police department has submitted requests for arrest warrants resulting from its investigation into a sexual assault claim involving three Spartans football players. The Ingham County Prosecutor's Office announced in a press release Thursday morning that it expects..." February 16

  • Michigan State suspends 3 student athletes, 1 staffer in sex assault probe

    Fox 2 Detroit "Michigan State University announced a sex assault investigation resulting in a three student-athlete suspensions and that of one football staff member Thursday. Police are expected to forward reports in the case to prosecutors for possible criminal charges. The school says the complaint was..." February 09

  • Michigan State commit Donovan Winter arrested, will not sign

    Orlando Sentinel "Bishop Moore defensive end Donovan Winter, who was supposed to sign with Michigan State on Wednesday, is still in the Seminole County jail after being arrested Monday night and charged with burglary and larceny of a firearm. Donovan was being held on $2,000 bond and also awaiting a GPS device..." February 01

  • Four-star 2018 tight end Trenton Gillison picks Spartans

    Detroit News "With the 2017 football class set to sign on Wednesday, Michigan State continued to make progress on its 2018 class on Sunday. Trenton Gillison, a four-star tight end from Pickerington, Ohio, announced that he had given his verbal commitment to the Spartans, joining wide receiver Joseph Scates..." January 30